How to Get Started With An Online Life Coach

Finding the best online life coach can seem like an uphill battle. It can be hard to adapt to the idea of an online service having the same impact as face-to-face interaction. There is ample evidence that online services are just as effective as the traditional ones we're used to. (more…)

Why Having a Teen Life Coach is a Great Choice

Whenever any people are about to have a child, it is normal for the would-be parents to take several steps in preparation for the baby. Such moves might include reading a range of books and searching for information online regarding baby care. (more…)

Why get a life coach certification?

There’s no official life coach qualification to declare yourself a life coach, but certain advantages and explanations are available for certification. Although your life coaching practice does not require a coaching credential, you typically receive a couple of life coach credentials over time and excellent coaches are lifetime learners. (more…)

Dr. Pamela Larde: “People will try to steal your ideas”

As a part of our series about strong women leaders, I had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Pamela Larde Dr. Larde is an associate professor of qualitative research and higher education at Mercer University, a fellow and Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion council member for Harvard’s Institute of Coaching, and the founder/president of the Academy of Creative Coaching. Her research focuses on interpersonal relationships, self-motivation, inspiration, resilience, and post-traumatic growth. Additionally, she has written three books, has contributed chapters to scholarly publications, and presents her research extensively for national and international audiences. (more…)

Dr. Pamela Witnesses Astronaut Victor Glover Make History

Dr. Pamela shares experiencing her friend Victor Glover make history as he launched into space on Fox 11. (more…)

Updated Professional Certified Coach Markers

PCC Markers are the behaviors that should be exhibited in a coaching conversation at the Professional Certified Coach (PCC) level. ICF released updated PCC Markers in October 2020. Please scroll down to the “Updated PCC Markers” heading to learn more and access the updated PCC Markers. (more…)

5 Steps We Must Take To Truly Create An Inclusive, Representative, and Equitable Society

Leadership is an expression of the truest form of ourselves. It is what happens when we shed the incompatible expectations of others and find the strength to live in true authenticity.

As part of our series about ‘5 Steps, We Must Take To Truly Create An Inclusive, Representative, and Equitable Society’ I had the pleasure to interview Dr. Pamela Larde.

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Coaching Strong Black Women

On a warm summer day, six women gathered in the comfort of a home environment to begin what some described as a “life-changing” experience that forever changed the way they understood themselves as Strong Black Women. (more…)

Helping Others Help Themselves: 4 Expert Tips on How to Start a Successful Coaching Business

Coaching can take many forms—life, executive, career, skills—but all share the same mission: to help people unlock answers. As human beings, we are often the biggest block to ourselves and our progress, unable to realize our potential without someone else shining a light on it. The result is that coaching businesses have been booming. (more…)

Let’s Talk The Basics of Emotional Intelligence

On Mindfulness Cafe Digital Marketing and PR Consultant, Dwayna Williams and Academy of Creative Coaching's President and Founder Dr. Pamela Larde discussed: (more…)